December caption competition

EducationHQ News Team
By EducationHQ News Team
Published November 7, 2018

Special envoy for Indigenous Affairs and former PM Tony Abbott takes a moment during a motion against Minister for Home Affairs Peter Dutton in parliament. What could he be thinking? Email a witty caption to by 5pm AEST, November 15, and you’ll be in the running to score an Expo Whiteboard Marker prize pack, including an ink indicator 4-pack, Magnetic 4-pack and 2-in-1 2 pack.

School news / Star QLD music teacher inspires kids to play

Unfortunately, not every school can be blessed with music teachers who also happen to be world class classical performers, but for Cannonvale State School, Proserpine State School and Proserpine State High School on Queensland’s Whitsundays, they ...

Leadership / Professional coaching expert urges school leaders to step up

Stacey Ashley wants every school leader to have the nerve, skills and impetus to ‘create the future, rather than just waiting for it to happen’. She believes this kind of go-getter mindset, when combined with the right skills, can be honed via coa...

Policy / NSW Labor leader plays down school funding blunder

NSW Labor leader Michael Daley has played down his "blunders" during a pre-election leaders' debate with Premier Gladys Berejiklian, when he failed to recall how much funding the opposition has pledged for schools and TAFE.

School news / April caption competition

One Nation Leader Pauline Hanson poses for a snap with a local business owner in Caboolture, Queensland. What could either of the duo secretly be thinking? Email a witty caption to by 5pm AEST, March 26, and you’ll be in the r...

Policy / Gonski Institute lead push to scrap NAPLAN

The Gonski Institute for Education has thrown its weight behind the push to scrap NAPLAN with a submission to the Council of Australian Governments’ (COAG) review of the beleaguered testing regime.

Leadership / Tips for taking the next step in your teaching career

So that leadership role you’ve had your eye on for some time is suddenly vacant. You’ve got your resume in order, but what else can you do to give yourself the best chance of being considered favourably for the position? Chelsea Channing spoke wit...

Professional development / Close to home – the power of peer-run PD

Let's slip into something a little more comfortable as we discuss the all too riveting, much too exciting and – let’s all admit it – the somewhat alluring details of ... statistics.

School news / Students create fabulous upcycled canteen furniture

Hampton Senior High School students have been hard at work refurnishing the school’s canteen with benches and seats built from discarded pallets.

School news / Students knead to know about fractions

It’s the dreaded ‘F’ word that has students everywhere trembling with trepidation: fractions. But at Brunswick Secondary College, students have a very different reaction to the ‘divisive’ topic – thanks to a new initiative being piloted by their t...

School news / Multicultural programs get $71m investment

The Federal Government is putting $71 million towards ensuring multiculturalism blossoms across Australia.